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A Minecraft Guide For People Who Don't Get Minecraft
If you've been playing Minecraft since launch, you're probably bored of explaining the game to friends and family members at this point. Unfortunately, you're going to be asked about the game even more now that the movie's been announced. To save yourself some time, just point them toward this short guide.
Minecraft 1.8 Snapshot Now Available For Download
Minecraft players can now start testing out patch 1.8 for the open-world building game. The first "snapshot" for the update can be downloaded through Mojang's website.
Minecraft 3D Printer Is Amazing, Insanely Complicated
Minecraft players are always coming up with new ways to amaze us. The latest example comes from ItsJustJumby, who built a functioning 3D printer within the game.
Minecraft Xbox 360 Edition Avengers DLC Coming Soon
Minecraft Xbox 360 Edition will be receiving some Marvel Comics-themed content in the near future. The Avengers Skin Pack will provide several character skins based on famous heroes and villains from Marvel lore.
Minecraft PS3 Launching Today With Free Demo, Festive Skins Pack
Today PS3 gamers in North America will be able to download the indie sensation Minecraft. The open-world building adventure will be available in a few hours once the PlayStation Store update goes live. European gamers will receive it tomorrow.
Minecraft PS3 Edition Launching This Week, PS4 And Vita Versions Coming In 2014
Minecraft will finally make its PlayStation debut this week. Minecraft PS3 Edition will be available for download through PSN on December 17th in North America and on December 18th in Europe.
Minecraft Xbox 360 Edition Sells 10 Million Copies, PC Version Tops 13 Million
The sales for open-ended building game Minecraft continue to climb. Today both the Xbox 360 version and the original PC/Mac edition both hit impressive new milestones.
Minecraft 1.7 Coming Friday
Minecraft's next major update is almost ready. Developer Mojang says that they could release patch 1.7 on PC and Mac as early as Friday.
MineCon 2013 Tickets On Sale Today
MineCon 2013, the latest convention for all things Minecraft, will be held on November 2nd and 3rd. If you're interested in attending, you'll have your first shot at tickets later today.
Minecraft Developers Being Sued By Mini-Golf Company?
Mojang is apparently a magnet for frivolous copyright disputes. Last year the Minecraft developer was sued because they used the word "scrolls." Now, mini-golf company Putt-Putt has sent them a cease-and-desist letter.
Minecraft Xbox One: Will It Transfer Saves From Xbox 360?
Microsoft announced Minecraft: Xbox One Edition during their E3 press conference. Owners of the Xbox 360 version of the game are wondering whether or not they'll be able to transfer saves. The answer, as it turns out, depends on who you ask.
Scrolls Open Beta Launches
Starting today, you can dive into Mojang's newest game Scrolls. The open beta version of the collectible card strategy game is on sale for £13/€15/$20.
Minecraft Pocket Edition Sells 10 Million
Mobile gamers have been buying Minecraft Pocket Edition in huge numbers. The indie building game has sold over 10 million copies on iOS and Android devices.
Minecraft Hits 10 Million Sales On PC, Horses Teased
The open-world building game Minecraft has hit yet another impressive sales milestone. Developer Mojang's Jens Bergensten announced over Twitter that the PC version of the game has sold over 10 million. He also provided a glimpse at a new feature for patch 1.6.